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CASE REPORT
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 27-30

Bilateral oral leukoplakia: A case report and review on its potential for malignant transformation


Departments of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Faculty of Dental Sciences, M S Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Ankita Kar
Faculty of Dental Sciences, M S Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Gnanagangothri Campus, MSR Nagar, M.S.R.I.T Post, Bengaluru - 560 054, Karnataka
India
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DOI: 10.4103/ijcpc.ijcpc_9_18

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Oral leukoplakia (OL) is considered as a most common potentially malignant disorder (PMD) affecting the mucosa of the oral cavity. With the passage of time, the definitions of OL kept evolving. Leukoplakia usually presents after the fourth decade of life and is one of the most common oral PMDs affecting the oral cavity. Based on the macroscopic features of OL, it can be classified into two subtypes: homogeneous and nonhomogeneous.


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